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Analysis. Grape expectations: Purcari surpasses crisis to make BVB history

Food & Wine March 20, 2018 09:30 0 comments BR Exclusive

Faced with the effects of the rapidly shifting geo-political situation in the region, which triggered a deep rethinking of its business strategy, Moldovan winemaker Purcari has made a major turnaround and is now looking to…more »

Interview. Miron Radic (Liliac Winery): More and more boutique wineries, like us, are coming to the market

Food & Wine February 21, 2018 09:30 0 comments BR Exclusive

As of this month, Miron Radić has taken over the operational management of amb Wine Company. BR talked to Liliac Winery’s CEO about his biggest plans in this new role, how the company is changing,…more »

Interview. Irina Alionte (Bodyshape Transformation Centre): I’m working on launching a book and a weekly online TV lifestyle show for a healthier lifestyle

Wellness February 02, 2018 07:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

After energizing London with Club Cardio, a business hosting fitness events in a nightclub setting, Irina Alionte entered the Romanian fitness market with Bodyshape Transformation Centre, the company that she founded in 2015 and still…more »

Miele Romania estimates turnover growth by 15 pct to RON 35 mln in 2018

News January 31, 2018 11:25 0 comments

German producer of household appliances Miele Romania estimates a turnover growth year-on-year by 15 percent to RON 35 million in 2018, said the director of Miele Romania, Loredana Butnaru, according to „This means doubling…more »

Bucharest drops 16 spots on Global Urban Competitiveness Report 2017-2018

News December 27, 2017 12:28 0 comments

Bucharest dropped 16 positions, and is now ranked 188th in the latest Global Urban Competitiveness Report 2017-2018, jointly released by The National Academy of Economic Strategy (NAES), Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) and the…more »

Study. How the ideal Christmas looks like for Romanians

News December 23, 2017 09:36 0 comments

Christmas became one of the most profitable holidays for brands, but also one of the most stressful one for the consumers found in the rush for shopping and finding the perfect gift. And this pressure…more »

Did you know that some of Santa’s workshops are in Romania? | Key destinations

Food & Wine December 15, 2017 15:24 0 comments BR Exclusive

Although most of the Christmas decorations are made in China – fortunately or unfortunately, it depends, some of the Christmas decorations that are currently on the market are made in Romania. And Santa has several…more »

Analysis. A corking business: wine-ing it up in Romania and Bordeaux

Food & Wine December 08, 2017 14:35 0 comments BR Exclusive

Are you one of those drinkers who find the concept of wine appreciation and wine tasting intimidating, or purchase bottles based on the picture on the label or the price, rather than the taste? To…more »

Covrigi, power lines and roundabouts, oh my!

News November 24, 2017 15:27 0 comments BR Exclusive

In our fifth monthly column reflecting on the Romanian experience from the perspective of a native whose life has primarily been spent abroad, BR’s resident repat will temporarily fill the expat’s shoes by musing on…more »

Covasna from balneary resort to handcrafters and SPA& wellness retreats

Tourism November 20, 2017 16:16 0 comments BR Exclusive

Balneary resorts have always been searched for their therapeutic effects. Nowadays they are still popular and Romania is one of the countries known for its range of balneary resorts, especially in Transylvania. Covasna is a…more »